SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. Justin Jones homered for the second straight day and fired a three-hitter, leading Warner Robins, Ga., to a 6-3 victory today over Staten Island, N.Y., at the Little League World Series.
Spencer Sato also homered for the second consecutive game, giving Georgia a 2-0 lead in the first. Jones added his two-run blast to center in the second to go up 4-0 before taking control on the mound. He struck out five.
Now 2-0, Georgia is in good shape to advance to the next round. The team comes from the same Warner Robins league that won the World Series two years ago.